Sep 27, 2012 7:00pm EDT
energy clean technology. after so lynn draq executives at solar power may be feeling pressure. dan springer is live at the company in portland, oregon. >> reporter: shep it was a big opening and a ribbon-cutting ceremony. now comes the hard part turning cutting edge technology. these panels are flexible and lighter so though can put on big commercial roofs, unlike heavier imports from china. >> it's whole revolution. there will be a lot of different companies, many will fail but the key word is succeed and will be leading us in that way. >> reporter: they say until solar power can compete with china they are likely to fail. they have been bashing the obama administration over the lack of green jobs created despite billions of taxpayer dollars spent. >> it's terrible. it's a program that shouldn't exist even if the risk is low, it's not a proper function of government to be venture capital firm. >> reporter: we've learned solar power's president donated $30,000 to help president obama get elected in 2008. >> shep: crews worked to help folks stranded in flash floods in one of nation'
Oct 1, 2012 7:00pm EDT
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Sep 28, 2012 7:00pm EDT
energy. but we've got to be careful how we get it. design the wells to be safe. thousands of jobs. use the most advanced technology to protect our water. billions in the economy. at chevron, if we can't do it right, we won't do it at all. we've got to think long term. we've got to think long term. ♪ >> shepard: accusations of a peewee football version of the new orleans saints bounty scandal. one team's coaches offered kids cash to knock opponents out of the game. national pop warner officials have suspended the head coach and league's president while investigators look into the whole thing. the coach and league officials deny that they paid kids any incentives. you may remember a few months ago the nfl suspended four new orleans saints players as well as two coaches and the general manager for their roles in that team's bounty program. earlier this month, those players successfully appealed their suspension but the saints head coach remains out for the season. and there is news for pro-football fans in the nation's second largest city. the los angeles city council approved a plan to
Sep 26, 2012 7:00pm EDT
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